senate Bill S1130

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for a ninety day eligibility limitation on medical services not mandated by federal law

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to social services
Jan 09, 2013 referred to social services

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S1130 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2030
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง117, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2492, A2286
2009-2010: S2983A, A6988

S1130 - Summary

Provides for a ninety day eligibility limitation on medical services not mandated by federal law.

S1130 - Sponsor Memo

S1130 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  1130

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. RANZENHOFER, BONACIC, LARKIN, LIBOUS -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Social Services

AN ACT to amend the social services  law,  in  relation  to  eligibility
  limitations on certain medical services not mandated by federal law

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 117 of the social services law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF THIS SECTION  OR  ANY
OTHER  PROVISION  OF  LAW,  FOR  THE PURPOSES OF ELIGIBILITY FOR MEDICAL
ASSISTANCE AS PROVIDED UNDER TITLE ELEVEN OF ARTICLE FIVE OF THIS  CHAP-
TER OR ANY SUCCESSOR PROVISIONS THEREOF, NO PERSON SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR
MEDICAL  ASSISTANCE  DURING  THE  FIRST NINETY DAYS AFTER SUCH PERSON IS
DEEMED ENROLLED FOR SUCH MEDICAL ASSISTANCE SERVICES  IF  SUCH  SERVICES
ARE NOT MANDATED SERVICES UNDER FEDERAL LAW OR REGULATION.
  S  2.  The  commissioner of health is authorized and directed to apply
for any and all federal waivers required to implement the provisions  of
subdivision 4 of section 117 of the social services law.
  S 3. The commissioner of health shall promulgate any and all rules and
regulations  and take any other measures necessary to implement this act
including, but not limited to, developing  a  services  and  eligibility
plan and distributing the same to local social services districts.
  S  4.  This act shall take effect immediately; provided, however, that
subdivision 4 of section 117 of the social  services  law  as  added  by
section  one  of  this  act  shall  not take effect unless and until the
commissioner of health receives all necessary  approvals  under  federal
law  and  regulation to implement its provisions, and provided that such
provisions do not prevent the receipt of federal financial participation
under the medical assistance program; provided that the commissioner  of

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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